California

San Francisco Voters Boot School Board Members Who Removed Names of Abraham Lincoln, George Washington from Schools

San Francisco Voters Boot School Board Members Who Removed Names of Abraham Lincoln, George Washington from Schools

Three San Francisco school board members who backed a controversial plan to rename 44 schools lost a recall election Tuesday in a landslide, underscoring a divide within the Left on a number of issues, including American history and school closures.

Claremont School of Theology Ordered to Offer Land to Neighboring Universities

Claremont School of Theology Ordered to Offer Land to Neighboring Universities

The Claremont School of Theology must offer to sell its property to the neighboring Claremont Colleges for a price below market value, a Los Angeles County Superior Court ruled earlier this month.

California Dept. of Education Removes Prayers to Aztec Gods from Ethnic Studies Curriculum

California Dept. of Education Removes Prayers to Aztec Gods from Ethnic Studies Curriculum

The California Department of Education will no longer be teaching students two religious chants to Aztec gods from its ethnic studies curriculum, following a lawsuit filed on behalf of parents.

California Officials Shut Down Christian Preschool over Mask Mandate: 'We Were Unfairly Targeted'

California Officials Shut Down Christian Preschool over Mask Mandate: 'We Were Unfairly Targeted'

A California church is seeking to appeal the state's decision to close its preschool last month for violating its COVID-19 mask mandate for employees and students.

LA Archdiocese Sues LAUSD, Alleging it Kept Federal Funds from Catholic Schools

LA Archdiocese Sues LAUSD, Alleging it Kept Federal Funds from Catholic Schools

The Archdiocese of Los Angeles is suing the Los Angeles Unified School District, the second largest in the United States, arguing that legal action is necessary to force the district to take the appropriate steps to restore federal funding for low-income and disadvantaged students who attend Catholic schools.

California Church Faces $2.8 Million in Fines for Holding In-Person Services during 2020 Lockdowns

California Church Faces $2.8 Million in Fines for Holding In-Person Services during 2020 Lockdowns

A California church is facing about $2.8 million in fines for holding church services in 2020 during mandated COVID-19 lockdowns.

Court Temporarily Blocks San Diego Schools’ Vaccine Mandate after Suit Filed by 16-Year-Old

Court Temporarily Blocks San Diego Schools’ Vaccine Mandate after Suit Filed by 16-Year-Old

On Sunday,  the Ninth District Court of Appeals temporarily blocked San Diego Unified School District’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate from taking effect, one day before students were required to have their first dose.

California Supreme Court to Decide if Pronoun Misuse Can Lead to Jail Time

California Supreme Court to Decide if Pronoun Misuse Can Lead to Jail Time

The California Supreme Court has agreed to hear a major free speech case involving a law that criminalizes “misgendering” individuals by not using their preferred pronouns.

Pastor Shot Dead in Front of Church in Compton, California

Pastor Shot Dead in Front of Church in Compton, California

Compton, California residents are asking for an end to violence after a pastor was shot and killed outside his church at the end of October.

Parents Sue California over Curriculum that Directs Students to Pray to Aztec Gods

Parents Sue California over Curriculum that Directs Students to Pray to Aztec Gods

A group of parents is challenging a California ethnic studies curriculum that asks students to chant and pray to Aztec gods.